Whether installing a new faucet in a new bathroom, or just modernizing the look of your current bathroom, you will have several choices.
- There are different types of faucets available which you can choose to install in your bathroom. The type of faucet you choose will make the cost vary. A regular traditional looking faucet may cost about $120, and a more modern, sleek looking faucet may cost as much as $400.
- You will also have to spend about $80 in buying the materials that you will use to fix the faucet in place if they are not included in the price of the faucet.
- The job of installing a new bathroom faucet will involve the labour On average, the plumber will take about two hours to install the faucet. Labour cost varies depending on the area in which you live usually in the range of $100 to $250 per hour.
Hiring a Professional Plumber
The cost of hiring a professional plumber may seem high, but in the long run, you will have a guarantee that the faucet is installed properly.
What to watch out for…
In order to enjoy the best services, you should hire a plumber who has enough experience and some good references. You should also check on the quality of the faucet that you will buy. You may choose to purchase a cheaper faucet that will only last for a short time. This will inconvenience you in the long run.
On average you will have to spend around $500 for you to have a new bathroom faucet installed in your home. This will include buying a new faucet and paying a professional to install it. By having it installed by a professional you will enjoy your new faucet for years to come without the worry about leaks and other problems that might occur if you install it yourself.